Notes on the DocPoint Encounters in NYC at Scandinavia House in New York City, June 9, 2011.
New study finds that happiness is highest in nations with the most government intervention. Of 15 nations, Norway ranks No. 1 in happiness; US, only No. 10.
Coca-Cola sales in North America increased for the second quarter in a row after four years of declines.
To become a truly prosperous and democratic nation, Russia must be willing to abandon cultural obstacles to progress. Based on a meeting I had with Russia's president last month, Moscow may not be ready to do that.
Ash cloud from Iceland's spewing volcano halted air traffic across a wide swath of Europe on Thursday.
A Muslim woman's request to wear a hijab with her police uniform has sparked national controversy.